Boston 1, Atlanta 0

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, June 27, 2009 4:00 PM
Location - Turner Field
Temperature - 95°
Umpires - Home Plate - Marty Foster, First Base - Chad Fairchild, Second Base - John Hirschbeck, Third Base - Wally Bell,
Attendance - 48151

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 6 0
Atlanta 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Boston 46-28 25-10 21-18 W2
Atlanta 34-40 17-21 17-19 L4

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Atlanta Braves have a 17-21 record at home this season. The Boston Red Sox have a 21-18 record on the road.
  • Atlanta has a streak of 4 straight up losses. The Braves have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Boston has a streak of 2 straight up wins. The Red Sox have won 7 of their last 10 games.
  • Tim Wakefield pitched 6.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 4.18. Jonathan Papelbon closed out the game to get the save and has 18 save s for the season. Javier Vazquez took the loss for Atlanta.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Boston   Atlanta
Tim Wakefield Player Javier Vazquez
Win W/L Loss
6.0 IP 7.2
1 Strikeouts 8
3 Hits 6
0.00 ERA 1.17
Hitting
Boston   Atlanta
Kevin Youkilis Player Gregor Blanco
2 Hits 2
0 RBI 0
0 HR 0
4 TB 2
.667 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Boston 6 0 8 .194 13 9 1 4 0 0
Atlanta 4 0 5 .133 10 2 0 2 2 0

Upcoming Games

  • Atlanta will play their next game at home against Boston. The Braves have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .425 after a loss.
  • Boston will play their next game on the road against Atlanta. The Red Sox have a W/L % of .630 after a win and .607 after a loss.
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